About St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church

The latest news from St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church in Plantation, Florida.

Wisdom and Works of Mercy Retreat

Join us in this powerful retreat designed to set our hearts on fire for the love of God and neighbor, and inspire us to WORKS OF MERCY in our families, our parishes, and our communities !

10 Thursday mornings from 9:30 to 11:30am

(September 15 to November 17, 2016)

Retreat REGISTRATION:  Aug. 20 – Sept. 2, 2016
Cost:  $45.00 (2 books  and 1 workbook)

Submit Registration &  payment to the Spirituality Office

(located by the NW  2nd St. side of the Church)

Check payments should be payable to:

St. Gregory Catholic Church

200 N. University Drive, Plantation, FL  33324

To register, contact Linda Rose or Aster at

954-473-6261 ext 154  or  seekholylife@gmail.com

Bible Studies: Doors of Mercy and Luke, The Gospel of Mercy

Registration for Bible studies will take place on Saturday, August 13th and Sunday, August 14th outside Church after Masses. Cost $65.00. Classes will start on Tuesday, September 13th and will be held each Tuesday for a period of 26 Tuesdays. Morning classes are held in the Garden Room 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. Evening classes are held in the Rectory Meeting Room 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. For More information please contact Martha for a.m. classes at 954- 804-3201 or Gloria for p.m. classes at 954-584-5142. Registration deadline is August 27th. Space is limited.

Service Project For Teens to Benefit the Homeless In Our Area

2LIFE (Living In Faith Every Day) Teen Youth Group invites ALL teens in grades 8-12 to participate in our Youth Nights every Sunday from 7:00 p.m. until 8:45 p.m. You are welcome and encouraged to bring friends! Of course, snacks are provided! We will meet in the Garden Room unless otherwise noted. On August 7th, join us in the Garden Room for our service project benefiting the homeless in our area. Please bring small toiletries, socks, toothbrushes, etc. We will make bag lunches and care kits to be distributed to the homeless.

Matthew 25 – Annual Homeless Service – Volunteers Needed

For the twelfth consecutive year, we will be providing shelter, meals and fellowship to homeless families for a week. We will serve the week of August 1st . We work with Hope South Florida to provide temporary shelter for families who are living on the street or in their cars awaiting placement into transitional shelters. We convert our Parish Center into a shelter for up to six homeless families. Our guests will arrive each evening around 5:00 p.m. starting Monday, August 1st (Monday evening through Saturday morning) and leave for the day each morning around 7:30 a.m. We need volunteers to do any of the following for one or more days/nights during the week. •Set up on Monday, August 1st – 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. •Arts, crafts, games, playground time with the children from 5:00 p.m. until we serve dinner around 6:00 p.m. •Prepare and serve an evening meal (for about 25 people). •Evening fellowship with our adult guests between 7:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. •Arts, crafts, games with the children from after dinner until bedtime (around 9:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.). •Prepare and drop off bag lunches for our guests to take with them for the day (around 15.). •Prepare and serve a breakfast in the morning around 7:00 a.m. •Donate games, arts & crafts, diapers, luggage, clothing, gift cards. Break down and clean up after our guests leave on Saturday morning, August 6th . (9:00 a.m. until around 11:00 a.m.). To volunteer or learn more, please contact: Gary Eyen geyen1@earthlink.net. For additional details, you are invited to attend our planning meeting in the Parish Center, Tuesday, July 12th at 7:30 p.m.

33 Days To Morning Glory

ATTENTION! 33 DAYS TO MORNING GLORY IS BACK! For the first time we are offering this wonderful retreat both on Tuesday Evenings and Saturday Mornings! Please come to this 6 week retreat where you will learn about consecrating yourself to our Blessed Mother! Retreat times are as follows: Tuesday July 26 to – August 30 in Tower Room, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Saturday July 30 to- September 3 in Tower Room 9:30- 11:30 a.m. To Register email Aster Zabala at: seekholylife@gmail.com. Or register in the Rectory Office. Workbook: $25.00 Book: $9.00.